‘Shots Fired’ Call Made Near Cedar Hall Elementary School in Evansville – School on Lockdown
10/28/13 @ 3:20: The suspect is in custody and the standoff ended peacefully.
10/28/13 @ 3 PM: The suspect has been located on 400 block of Covert Ave. Negotiators have been called in to end the situation peacefully. Much of Covert and surrounding area has been blocked. Seek alternate routes.
The Evansville Police Department tweeted that Cedar Hall Elementary School off North Fulton is on lockdown due to shot fired on 1300 Keller. 14 WFIE is reporting that the call was made by an Animal Control Officer. Currently, no one is allowed in or out of the school.
The Animal Control Officer was not the target of the shots but was close to where the shots were fired. EPD has confirmed that the suspect, Ronnie Fenwick, 29, is not in the home. Police are looking for the suspect who is currently on parole. If you see him, please call 911.
Police say 5th, 6th, Uhlhorn, & Gavitt are all blocked off.